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4 Ways To Transition Your Landscape From Winter To Spring

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This spring, be the envy of your neighborhood by keeping your yard looking beautiful! Now is the best time to get your yard in shape before spring arrives. Check out 4 easy steps to transition your landscape from winter to spring. 

4 Ways To Transition Your Landscape From Winter To Spring

 

  1. Time to apply new mulch
  2. Examine overall landscape health
  3. Routinely prune and trim trees
  4. Schedule your spring deep root fertilization 

We're Your 24 Hour Storm Response Specialist

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Please stay safe, alert, and prepared as North Carolina experiences severe weather. 

A Gloomy Situation for Maples

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New Pest to the Southeastern US: Crape Myrtle Bark Scale

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Crape myrtle is a popular tree found across the Carolinas. If you have crape myrtles in your yard, there's a new insect pest that could be altering the overall health of your trees. The insect pest is known as crape myrtle bark scale and infestations are on the rise. Our Certified Arborists have already spotted this scale throughout neighborhoods in Concord and Charlotte, NC. Keep on the lookout, below are signs of how this bark scale is showing up in crape myrtles! 

Yard Goals: A Blossoming 2020

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We hope you had a wonderful New Year's Day! The start of a new year brings a great opportunity to examine your yard's tree and plant goals. See what made our list of the top 5 goals to tackle this winter, listed below! We wish you a blossoming 2020 full of trees and plants that are always #YardGoals worthy.

Together We Celebrated A Prosperous 2019

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This was quite a year! Together we celebrated a prosperous 2019.

Prep Your Trees Before Winter Storms Arrive

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Tree Pricing Questions Answered

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We know. We’ve heard all of the horror stories of sticker shock, too! “I just got a quote to take my trees down for $15,000. That’s one semester of my child’s college education.”

Top 4 Indicators of Lightning Struck Trees

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This year has seen its fair share of storms. Lightning associated with storms often wreaks havoc on plants and trees. Lightning damage can show up in a variety of ways; however, there are four indicators seen most frequently in trees across Concord, Charlotte, Greensboro, and Raleigh NC. 

Carolina Tree Care Participates in Tree Industry Student Career Day

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Last week, our team had the privilege of participating in the world's largest Tree Care Industry Trade Show and Student Career Day.

Tree care companies from all over the country were represented in Pittsburgh, PA. The job and internship fair allowed students the opportunity to build industry knowledge and connections. As Industry experts, we were able to guide and share knowledge of what it means to be a tree care professional! 

The Student Career Day was packed with networking, education, and events. Ed O'Brien, Division Manager at Carolina Tree Care, assisted students at the Vertical Rope Ascent event. At the Vertical Rope Ascent, students were able to show off their rope and climbing skills through supervised instruction and timed exercises. 

 Stay up to date with tree care industry related news! Check out Tree Care Industry Association for more information.